Yale English students call for end of focus on white male writers — Fellowship of the Minds

From The Guardian: Undergraduates at Yale University have launched a petition calling on the English department to abolish a core course requirement to study canonical writers including Chaucer, Shakespeare and Milton, saying that “it is unacceptable that a Yale student considering studying English literature might read only white male authors”. The prestigious Connecticut university requires […]

via Yale English students call for end of focus on white male writers — Fellowship of the Minds

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